The last time Bafana Bafana qualified for a FIFA World Cup was back in 2001.
Shaun Bartlett and Benni McCarthy both scored for Bafana as they recorded a 2-1 win over Zimbabwe at the FNB Stadium.
The win saw South Africa securing a second successive World Cup qualification with two games to spare.
Since then, Bafana have failed to qualify for four Fifa WC editions excluding the 2010 where they automatically entered as hosts.
In 2006 WC qualifiers, under Stuart Baxter, Bafana started well…